2010 Mercedes-Benz G-Class

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$104,000

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2010 Mercedes-Benz G-Class

Key specs

Base trim shown

Overview

The good:

  • Distinctiveness
  • Construction quality
  • German engineering
  • Rugged personality
  • Performance potential of G55 AMG

The bad:

  • Fuel economy
  • Unwieldy handling
  • Cabin noise

4 trims

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Notable features

  • Powerful G55 AMG
  • Standard DVD navigation, bi-xenon headlights
  • Serious off-road capability

2010 Mercedes-Benz G-Class review: Our expert's take

Vehicle Overview
Mercedes-Benz focuses largely on road-going manners with its M-Class SUV, but the G-Class is a hard-core off-road machine that comfortably seats five people. Competitors include the Hummer H2 and Land Rover Range Rover.

New for 2010
There are no major changes for 2010.

Exterior
This distinctive SUV’s strictly utilitarian appearance is somewhat softened by body-colored bumpers and rocker panels, plus a stainless steel spare-tire cover. At 183.5 inches long on a 112.2-inch wheelbase, the G-Class is 77.8 inches tall and 71.3 inches at its widest.

  • Spare wheel cover
  • Body-colored door handles
  • New Palladium Silver paint option

Interior
Leather upholstery is complemented by burl walnut or maple wood trim. Standard equipment includes automatic climate control, power windows and locks, DVD navigation, power front seats with three-position memory, and rear parking assistance.

  • Alcantara leather headliner in G55 AMG
  • Rear-passenger reading lamps
  • Optional HD radio and Sirius Real-Time Traffic
  • Ambient lighting is standard
  • New leather dashboard

Under the Hood
Depending on the model, there are two engine options that can be teamed with a five- or seven-speed automatic transmission.

  • G550’s V-8 produces 382 horsepower and 391 pounds-feet of torque and teams with a seven-speed automatic
  • G55 AMG’s supercharged V-8 makes 500 hp and is teamed with a five-speed automatic

Safety
A variety of safety features are standard, including:

  • Antilock brakes with electronic brake-force distribution and brake assist
  • Electronic stability system
  • Side curtain airbags

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.0
  • Interior design 4.5
  • Performance 5.0
  • Value for the money 4.5
  • Exterior styling 5.0
  • Reliability 5.0

Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

Great Family Vechicle

This is the perfect vehicle for my family and I! It has a third row, headrest TVs, & a front TV system! I love that I can connect my SiriusXM, garage, & connect to SOS! The kids love to play there video games while wearing headphones & there’s plenty of USB connections! This vehicle is perfect for our road trips!

4.3

Eye-catcher

I absolutely love this car. It is a monster on and off the road. It has an incredible history and always has been a great off-roader/daily commuter.

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Warranty

New car and Certified Pre-Owned programs by Mercedes-Benz
Certified Pre-Owned program benefits
Maximum age/mileage
6 years old or less/less than 75,000 miles
Basic warranty terms
1 year/unlimited miles
Powertrain
1 year/unlimited miles
Dealer certification required
164-point inspection
Roadside assistance
Yes
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